Visit to Richard Edmonds Auctions – Chippenham UK

Took a visit to Richard Edmonds Classic Car, Motorcycle, Automobilia and Parts Auction viewing day.

Not a great deal of American stuff, but what was there was pretty good 🙂

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Very well run viewing day with some interesting Cars, Bikes, Parts, Automobilia and Tools all ready for auction.

Richard Edmonds website is here



Hot Rod Hoarder’s Four-Decade Stash Goes to Auction

For the past 10 years, no one, not even his son, was allowed inside Bob Koepke’s home near Titusville, Fla. The retired NASA accountant had been a fixture for many years around the area’s hot-rod circuit and swap meets, and had long wrenched on his own vehicles. When he died last November, his son opened his house — and found it occupied, floor to ceiling, with cars and parts.  





 Read the story here

Great Service

As a UK based Model A owner the majority of parts for my car come from the U.S. This is either via a UK agent or direct from the States. In the UK I use Belchers & O’Neil Vintage Ford. From the States Bert’s Model A is by far the best, as an example they are happy to send their excellent paper catalogue to the UK FOC. The Bert’s Model A can be found on the link